Team USA Vs. Great Britain Final Score: USA Cruises To 118-78 Win

Team USA basketball defeated Great Britain, 118-78, at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England on Thursday.

While Great Britain shot 52 percent from behind the arc (12-of-23), the USA was nearly able to match them (11-of-24) from deep range. What allowed this game to get out of hand was the turnover margin which led to fast break points. Great Britain was forced into 28 turnovers while the USA made just nine. Team USA had 34 fast break points to a mere seven for Team GB and the U.S. crushed their opponent with a 64-18 margin in points in the paint.

The USA was led in scoring by Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony and Nets guard Deron Williams who both had 19 points. Philadelphia 76ers forward Andre Iguodala had seven points, six rebounds, two assists and one steal in 17 minutes. Luol Deng of the Chicago Bulls led Great Britain with a game-high 25 points.

For more on the 76ers, visit Liberty Ballers.To check on the progress of Andre Iguodala on Team USA, check back to this SBN Philly StoryStream.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Philly

You must be a member of SB Nation Philly to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Philly. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Philly

You must be a member of SB Nation Philly to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Philly. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.